It is with much sadness and much love that we say goodbye to our beloved mother, grandmother and great- grandmother Gwenda (Berridge) Bone, who passed away September 13, 2018 at the age of 82.
Our Mother was born in Bienfait Saskatchewan, on September 18, 1935, later she moved to East Coulee Alberta, where she lived with her 2 brothers Lynn and Mike Berridge and 3 sisters, Bonnie Fahey, Sharon Gislason and Sandra Takacs. She met our Father in Drumheller in the fall of 1951, they later married in the spring of 1952; from there they were inseparable until her passing.
Gwenda Bone will be sadly missed by her husband William Bone and she will forever be remembered by her 2 children – Cathe Little and Bill Beaumont, her 5 grandchildren – Jenine Purdy, Carlee Franczak, Tera Little, Olivia Beaumont and Mason Beaumont; her 6 great grandchildren – Kristen Purdy, Megan Purdy, Jamie Purdy, Jacob Franczak, Nolan Franczak and Reece Franczak
A Celebration of Gwen’s life will be held at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 5104 Ellerslie Road SW Edmonton, on Saturday September 22, 2018 at 3:30 pm, with Pastor Heidi Wachowiak officiating. Cremation has taken place.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be made in Gwen Bone’s name to the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, located in Edmonton, as they help people affected by polio manage their condition.
Glenrose Foundation – 10230 111 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5G 0B7